The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 48 52 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 12 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.83% 2.99% 2.65%
As % of the System Software category 15.58% 20.66% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 7
Median daily rate £410 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £267 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £409 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +78.57%
VMware Infrastructure
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
77 121 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.76% 14.49% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 54 40
Median daily rate £430 £391 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.11% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £270 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 18
Median hourly rate £12.00 £18.16 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.92% +21.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £40.00 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 37 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (72.97%) Windows
3 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
4 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
4 19 (51.35%) SAN
5 15 (40.54%) NetApp
6 14 (37.84%) ITIL
7 13 (35.14%) HP
7 13 (35.14%) SCOM
8 12 (32.43%) Finance
8 12 (32.43%) Linux
8 12 (32.43%) Citrix
8 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
8 12 (32.43%) Virtual Machines
9 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
9 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
9 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
10 10 (27.03%) SQL
10 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (24.32%) Capacity Management
11 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (24.32%) Virtual Environments
11 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
11 9 (24.32%) NFS
11 9 (24.32%) EMC
11 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (24.32%) CommVault
11 9 (24.32%) iSCSI

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
1 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
2 8 (21.62%) Skype for Business
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Office
2 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) IaaS
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) SAN
2 9 (24.32%) iSCSI
3 7 (18.92%) WAN
4 6 (16.22%) DNS
4 6 (16.22%) LAN
5 4 (10.81%) Firewall
6 3 (8.11%) Broadband
7 2 (5.41%) Internet
7 2 (5.41%) Network Security
7 2 (5.41%) Wireless
8 1 (2.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Automotive
2 2 (5.41%) Electronics
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Server Specialist
1 9 (24.32%) Wintel Server Specialist
1 9 (24.32%) Wintel Specialist
2 8 (21.62%) SAN Specialist
3 7 (18.92%) Server Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Active Directory Specialist
4 6 (16.22%) Exchange Specialist
4 6 (16.22%) SAN Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) VMware Specialist
5 5 (13.51%) Active Directory Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Administrator
6 4 (10.81%) LAN Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) LAN Specialist
6 4 (10.81%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
6 4 (10.81%) WAN Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) WAN Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) HACMP
2 3 (8.11%) LPAR
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) Linux
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
7 5 (13.51%) CentOS
7 5 (13.51%) Ubuntu
8 4 (10.81%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (8.11%) AIX
9 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (8.11%) Unix
9 3 (8.11%) VMS
9 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) ITIL
2 9 (24.32%) Capacity Management
2 9 (24.32%) Virtual Environments
3 8 (21.62%) Service Management
4 7 (18.92%) Project Management
5 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (16.22%) High Availability
5 6 (16.22%) ITSM
5 6 (16.22%) Migration
5 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (13.51%) ITIL V3
7 4 (10.81%) Data Migration
8 3 (8.11%) Change Management
8 3 (8.11%) Network Design
8 3 (8.11%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
8 3 (8.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (8.11%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (8.11%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) AWK
2 3 (8.11%) Perl
2 3 (8.11%) sed
2 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
3 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (21.62%) MCSE
4 8 (21.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (10.81%) DV Cleared
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.41%) Dell Certification
6 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.70%) CCNA
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.70%) MCITP
7 1 (2.70%) MCSA
7 1 (2.70%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
2 12 (32.43%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (24.32%) NFS
4 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
4 7 (18.92%) XenApp
5 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
5 6 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (10.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (8.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (8.11%) Veritas File System
8 2 (5.41%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (5.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) SCOM
2 6 (16.22%) OVSD
3 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.70%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) SCSM
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
3 15 (40.54%) NetApp
4 13 (35.14%) HP
5 12 (32.43%) Citrix
6 9 (24.32%) CommVault
6 9 (24.32%) EMC
7 7 (18.92%) 3PAR
8 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
9 4 (10.81%) Cisco
9 4 (10.81%) Symantec
10 3 (8.11%) Blue Coat
10 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
10 3 (8.11%) IBM
10 3 (8.11%) Veritas
11 2 (5.41%) Dell
11 2 (5.41%) SAP
12 1 (2.70%) arcserve
12 1 (2.70%) Intel
12 1 (2.70%) Oracle